state of the city http://wrvo.org en Miner focuses on city development, proposed stadium in State of the City address http://wrvo.org/post/miner-focuses-city-development-proposed-stadium-state-city-address <p>Mayor Stephanie Miner is putting together a task force to consider the community and economic impacts of a new sports arena in the city of Syracuse. The mayor put the issue, which has had the town buzzing in recent weeks, in her annual State of the City speech.<br /><br />"I am neither in favor of a stadium nor against a stadium, but there has to be a process where people can get their questions answered," Miner said.<br />&nbsp;</p><p></p> Fri, 24 Jan 2014 12:32:35 +0000 Ellen Abbott 50336 at http://wrvo.org Miner focuses on city development, proposed stadium in State of the City address Stephanie Miner on the Campbell Conversations http://wrvo.org/post/stephanie-miner-campbell-conversations <p><font face="Calibri" size="2"><span style="font-size:11pt">This edition of the Campbell Conversations offers a wide-ranging discussion with <font size="2">Syracuse Mayor Stephanie Miner</font> that covers both local and national political issues, and which includes discussions of the pension problem, ideas voiced in <span class="il">her</span> recent state of the city address, and reflections on the conflicts within the city’s criminal justice system.</span></font></p><p> Mon, 04 Feb 2013 16:41:21 +0000 Grant Reeher 32832 at http://wrvo.org Firefighters fear budget cuts may lead to Syracuse Station 7 being closed http://wrvo.org/post/firefighters-fear-budget-cuts-may-lead-syracuse-station-7-being-closed <p>As Syracuse Mayor Stephanie Minor laid out budget issues in her State of the City address last night, one group showed up to protest a potential budget, the shutting down of Fire Station No. 7 on Sryacuse's east side.&nbsp; Firefighters were out in force during the mayor's speech to get their point across. Fri, 25 Jan 2013 20:28:46 +0000 Ellen Abbott 32403 at http://wrvo.org Firefighters fear budget cuts may lead to Syracuse Station 7 being closed Miner has some fun with home video before State of the City http://wrvo.org/post/miner-has-some-fun-home-video-state-city <p>Mayor Stephanie Miner poked some fun at her fellow central New York politicians in a video played before Thursday night's State of the City address. Check out the cameos by Sen. Charles Schumer (D-NY), state Sen. John DeFrancisco (R-Syracuse) and Onondaga County Executive Joanie Mahoney (R). Fri, 25 Jan 2013 15:32:49 +0000 WRVO News 32376 at http://wrvo.org The "State of the City" will require more budget cuts http://wrvo.org/post/state-city-will-require-more-budget-cuts <p>It was a positive State of the City that Syracuse Mayor Stephanie Miner presented in her yearly address to common councilors last night. But beneath the reports of economic development progress, public safety initiatives and new schools construction, lurks more fiscal challenges. Fri, 25 Jan 2013 14:02:56 +0000 Ellen Abbott 32374 at http://wrvo.org